Daily Archives: January 23, 2018

Microsoft’s Xbox exclusives will come to Game Pass on launch day

To date, the Xbox Game Pass has been a tricky value proposition. While there have been a few recent hits, it frequently comes across as a clearinghouse for games whose best days are over. You’ll have a better reason to … Continue reading

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Largest Earthquake in 3 Years Strikes Alaska

While many people in the lower 48 states were asleep, Alaska experienced its largest earthquake in over 3 years. A M7.9 earthquake occurred 280 kilometers to the Southeast of Kodiak Island … or, in other words, in the middle of … Continue reading

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All short-haul flights from Norway could be electric by 2040

When the heck did electric commercial flight become a realistic prospect?! from TreeHugger http://ift.tt/2DxiPqP via IFTTT

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Google’s $20 Million Xprize Moonshot Is About to Crash Back to Earth Without a Winner

Google promised $20 million to the first private company that could land on the moon, roll around a few hundred meters, and then beam the achievement back to Earth. But it looks like none of the competing companies have landed … Continue reading

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Trump Administration Targets Imported Solar Panels for Huge Tariffs

Donald Trump’s administration announced on Monday it would be imposing a 30 percent tariff on foreign-made solar panels, sparking warnings that the new regulations are a blow to alternative energy adoption across the U.S. Per CNBC, the tariffs could cause … Continue reading

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Cool: A Futuristic Programmable Graphics-Changing Dress

This is a short video of a programmable electronic dress from the future. As you can see, it can transform from Darth Vader to Stormtrooper to slimming vertical stripes in the blink of an eye. Pretty cool. So cool I … Continue reading

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AI-powered robot finds common soap ingredient may combat malaria

Around half of the world’s population is at risk of contracting malaria and it causes around half a million deaths each year. However, the parasites that cause malaria are becoming more resistant to the drugs we currently use to combat … Continue reading

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